How do you secure an air tank in a vehicles boot?

Discussion in 'Hunter (HFT) & Field Target (FT)' started by EatsShootsAndLeaves, Jan 2, 2019.

  1. EatsShootsAndLeaves

    EatsShootsAndLeaves New Member

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    It would appear I may have gone a tad overboard with my solution.
    I’ve ordered a flight case, originally for motorsport and I’ll customise the interior.
    I’ll pop a couple of pictures up once it arrives...
     
  2. hmangphilly

    hmangphilly The Doctor

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    Got this idea off Rob

    Infallible


    Fill your boot with so much clutter you have to wedge the air tank in .

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    Blimey
    Get me having a snipe ( shooting reference ....geddit ?). about people's clutter .
    Pot kettle ........
    Glass houses and all that

    Still .
    Any opportunity hey ?
     
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  3. Pete236

    Pete236 Little Member

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    This is my method, there is so much stuff crammed in my car that nothing can move - even if I rolled it, nothing would move!
    I always enjoyed playing Tetris and Jenga...
     
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  4. Andy B

    Andy B New Member

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    I found a child's seat is pretty good for securing the bottle. Cross the straps at the top and the bottle stays tight.

    It helps if you have a child (and child isn't travelling with you at the time). The bottle is also on the back seat but that's not a problem
     
  5. EatsShootsAndLeaves

    EatsShootsAndLeaves New Member

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    Ooh. Does that allow you to park in the big spaces at the supermarket?
    Obviously, asking for a friend...
     
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  6. alan waddington

    alan waddington New Member

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    go on youtube and type in
    DIY Airgun Charging Tank Stand took me about 20 mins to make and its great
     
  7. IanC

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    I secure it to the load points with a ratchet strap
     
  8. chrisc

    chrisc Lucky git

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    He he.....put a small woolly hat on top of the bottle, wrap it in a childs coat and away you go.
     
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